Administrative Structure

The Heartland Health Region has a six member Senior Leadership Team (SLT) who oversees the administrative structure of the organization. Under the direction of the Interim President/CEO, the Interim President/CEO and Heartland’s three Vice-Presidents carry out the portfolio responsibilities of Health Services, Human Resources, Corporate Services, and Primary Health/Quality Services.  The Senior Medical Officer is a key member of the Senior Leadership Team, providing guidance and advice that helps the region align programs and services with the professional skills of physicians practicing in the region.

The Senior Leadership Team ensures effective planning, integration and delivery of facility-based and community-based programs and services across the region.

SLT May 1 2017

Gayle Riendeau – Interim Chief Executive Officer/President


The Senior Leadership Team is led by Gayle Riendeau, Interim President & Chief Executive Officer, who reports to the Regional Health Authority Board of Directors. The President and CEO oversees and gives direction to the  four Vice Presidents, the Senior Medical Officer and the Director of Environmental Services/Capital Projects who are each responsible for a specific area of health care delivery and operations.

  • Board and Public Relations
  • Community Linkages and Needs Assessment
  • Saskatchewan Healthcare Management System

Stacey Bosch – Vice-President of Corporate Services


  • Accounting services
  • Banking & Investment
  • Financial Reporting
  • Budget
  • Community Grant Coordination
  • Contract Management
  • Information Technology
  • Information Systems- Clinical and Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Telehealth
  • Statistical Management
  • Materials Management Procurement
  • Materials Inventory Management
  • Capital Equipment
  • Transportation – Fleet
  • Bus- Community
  • Health Information Management ( Health Records)

Jeannie Munro – Vice-President of Primary Health and Quality Services


  • Community Based Services; Mental Health & Addictions; Community Therapies
  • CBOs – Bridgepoint Centre Inc.; Community Mental Health Association
  • Community Inclusive Support Services
  • Population and Public Health Services
  • Infection Control
  • Medical Health Officer
  • Primary Health Services/Alternate Pay Contracts/PHC Facilitation
  • RNNPs (Nurse Practitioners)
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Diabetes Nurse Education
  • Dietitians
  • Volunteer Program
  • Patient Family Centered Care Advisory Council
  • Emergency Preparedness Planning
  • Lean/ Quality Improvement
  • Strategic Planning/Organization Performance Management
  • Accreditation
  • Concern Handling
  • Privacy & Access Officer
  • Risk Management/Legal Counsel
  • Communications
  • Ethics
  • Quality, Risk, Safety Board Reporting

Brenda Scholer – Interim Vice-President of Human Resources


  • Labour Relations
  • Recruitment/Retention
  • Payroll
  • Scheduling
  • Staff Development
  • Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S)
  • Employee Family Assistance Plan (EFAP)
  • Employee Benefits
  • Human Resource Planning
  • Attendance/Disability Management
  • Quality Workplace
  • Employee Wellness
  • Representative Workforce

Gayle Riendeau – Vice-President of Health Services


  • District and Community Hospitals , Health Centers and Affiliate Health Centre
  • Acute Care Services & Specialty Programs
  • Emergency
  • Surgery/ Endoscopy
  • Obstetrics
  • Cancer Outreach Program ( COPS)
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Ambulances
  • First Responders
  • Continuing Care Services
  • Client Care Co-ordination
  • Home Care
  • Long term Care
  • Long Term Care Placement
  • Day/Respite Programs
  • Activities
  • Diagnostics
    • Medical Laboratory services
    • Medical Imaging ( x-ray , ultrasound )
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Clinical Nurse Education ( CNE )
  • Spiritual Care

Wayne Pierrepont – Director of Environmental Services/Capital Projects


  • Insurance
  • Contracts
  • Food Service
  • Laundry
  • Maintenance
  • Biomedical Services
  • Housekeeping
  • Property Management
  • Capital Projects
  • VFA

Dr. Lyle Williams  – Senior Medical Officer


  • Medical Recruitment and Retention
  • Medical Quality/Risk Management
  • Credentials
  • Privileges
  • Practitioner Advisory Committee (PAC)
  • Regional Medical Advisory Committee (RMAC)
  • Practitioner Staff
  • Administration
  • Physicians Retention and Recruitment
  • Practitioner Staff
  • Policies, Rules and Regulations

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Privacy Policy

Protecting the privacy of your personal health information is important to the Cypress Health Region (the “Region”).


The Region will only collect, use and disclose your personal health information:

1. When:

2. As required or authorized by law.

The Region will not otherwise collect, use or disclose your personal health information unless we have your consent.


The Region strives to keep its’ employees, physicians and affiliates aware of your privacy rights by offering education and having in place policies and procedures designed to protect the integrity, security and confidentiality of your personal health information. This includes a policy restricting access to your personal health information by only those who have a need to know for an authorized purpose.


If you wish to obtain further information about the Region’s privacy policies and your privacy rights, we encourage you to visit our privacy page or contact our Privacy Officer at (306) 778-5169 or 1-888-461-7443.  You may also wish to contact the provincial Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner at 1-877-748-2298 or visit them at their website.


This website uses Google Analtyics technology to improve content and monitor activity.  For more information on how Google collects and processes data please view Google’s Privacy and Terms.


Links to the websites below are provided for the information and convenience of visitors to this site.

The Cypress Health Region does not assume responsibility for the accuracy of content of other sites, which are linked here. We strongly suggest that the best source of medical information is your personal or family physician.

3S Health

Accreditation Canada

Asbestos Registry

The Arthritis Society

Canadian Cancer Society

Canadian Diabetes Association

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Choose Wisely Canada

Dr. Noble Irwin Regional Healthcare Foundation Inc.

Health Canada

Health Canada Kids

Health Card Application

Health Quality Council (HQC)

Heart and Stroke Foundation


Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Saskatchewan

Parent Mentoring Program of Saskatchewan

Patient Safety Institute

Resources for Nurses

Saskatchewan Health

Society for Progressive Supranuclear Paisy

Saskatchewan Surigcal Care Network

Sites of Professional Associations:

Physician Recruitment Agency of Saskatchewan

Canadian Dietetic Association

Canadian Society of Medical Laboratory Service

Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Association of Licensed Practical Nurses

Saskatchewan Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

Saskatchewan Association of Speech/Language Pathologists and Audiologists

Saskatchewan Association of Social Workers

Saskatchewan College of Physical Therapy

Saskatchewan Dental Therapists Association

Saskatchewan Registered Nurses Association

Saskatchewan Society of Occupational Therapists

Swift Current Newcomer Welcome Centre

Well Wishes
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